Energy storage in Germany - R&D for the energy systems transformation

Venue: ZAE Bayern, Garching, Germany

Dates: 1 March 2016

Organiser: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and PtJ

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Part 1: Overview

Welcome - Andreas Hauer

Energy storage in the IEA Energy Technology Network - Introduction to the ECES TCP (Teun Bokhoven, ECES TCP Chair)

German energy policy as key driver for energy storage (S. Semke, PtJ)

Part 2: Energy storage R&D in Germany

Overview of demonstration projects for energy storage in Germany (J. Seier, PtJ)

Thermal storage for process steam generation: The TESIN project (M. Johnson, DLR-TT)

Part 3: The ZAE Bayern

Energy storage R&D: The role of ZAE Bayern (A. Hauer, ZAE)

Site visit of ZAE Bayern

Part 4: Electricity storage

The role of electricity storage in the German energy system of the future  (U.Wagner, TU München)

Electric mobility - Perspectives of a car manufacturer (X. Pfab, BMW)

Energiepark Mainz - operational and economic analysis of the worldwide largest power-to-gas plant with PEM electrolysis (M.Kopp, Hochschule RheinMain)